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Submit a Manuscript to the Journal
Sports Biomechanics

For a Special Issue on
The biomechanics of running footwear: From injury prevention to performance enhancement

Manuscript deadline
31 December 2021

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Special Issue Editor(s)

Dr Kim Hébert-Losier, University of Waikato
[email protected]

Dr Benedicte Vanwanseele, KU Leuven
[email protected]

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The biomechanics of running footwear: From injury prevention to performance enhancement

  • Influence of footwear on the biomechanics of running
  • Influence of running footwear on the musculoskeletal system (e.g., muscle, tendon, EMG)
  • Biomechanical adaptations to footwear in runners
  • Footwear as a biomechanical measure for the prevention, management, or rehabilitation of running-related injuries
  • Footwear as a biomechanical measure to influence running performance

Submission Instructions

  • Select "special issue – The biomechanics of running footwear: From injury prevention to performance enhancement” when submitting your paper.
  • These article types will be considered: Review, Original Research, Methods and Theoretical Perspectives.
  • Word limit: 5000 for reviews and 3500 for others.
  • Table and figure limit: 5 for reviews and 3 for others.
  • Expected publication dates: mid to end of 2022.
  • Authors are encouraged to contact the editors (Dr Kim Hébert-Losier - [email protected] and Dr Benedicte Vanwanseele - [email protected]) to enquire about the topic of the potential submission before preparation.

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